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Plays

Suzanne R. Westfall

in Patrons and Performance: Early Tudor Household Revels

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198128809
eISBN:
9780191671708
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198128809.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, Drama

This chapter examines the texts of interludes in England during the early Tudor period. It analyses their themes, structures, and characters from the perspectives of private auspices where they were ... More


Slashing History: The Tudors

JEROME DE GROOT

in Tudorism: Historical Imagination and the Appropriation of the Sixteenth Century

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780197264942
eISBN:
9780191754111
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264942.003.0013
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter examines the television series The Tudors (2007–2010). It argues that whilst it pays much lip-service to the Tudor dynasty as a real, historical entity, it is very unconcerned with the ... More


Playwrights and Players

Suzanne R. Westfall

in Patrons and Performance: Early Tudor Household Revels

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198128809
eISBN:
9780191671708
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198128809.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, Drama

This chapter analyses the works and authors of some household plays in England during the early Tudor period. The findings reveal that playwrights were closely associated with one and sometimes more ... More


Introduction

Suzanne R. Westfall

in Patrons and Performance: Early Tudor Household Revels

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198128809
eISBN:
9780191671708
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198128809.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Drama

This introductory chapter explains the coverage of this book, which is about theatre performance and patrons in England during the early Tudor period. This book examines the Chapel Gentlemen and ... More


The Minstrels

Suzanne R. Westfall

in Patrons and Performance: Early Tudor Household Revels

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198128809
eISBN:
9780191671708
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198128809.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Drama

This chapter examines the minstrels within the great households in England during the early Tudor period to show how ceremonial and incidental music was integrated with visual and rhetorical elements ... More


The Tudors: Famous for Five Centuries*

DAVID STARKEY

in Tudorism: Historical Imagination and the Appropriation of the Sixteenth Century

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780197264942
eISBN:
9780191754111
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264942.003.0014
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter addresses the question of why the Tudors have been famous for five hundred years. One reason is the availability of actual representations of them through art, which allows people to see ... More


Conclusion

Suzanne R. Westfall

in Patrons and Performance: Early Tudor Household Revels

Published in print:
1990
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198128809
eISBN:
9780191671708
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198128809.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Drama

This chapter sums up the key findings of this study on household entertainment in England during the early Tudor period. The study of early Tudor household revels is very challenging because the ... More


From the Thirteenth Century to the Accession of Elizabeth

R. H. Helmholz

in The Oxford History of the Laws of England: The Canon Law and Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction from 597 to the 1640s

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198258971
eISBN:
9780191681882
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198258971.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter speaks about stability of canon law during the later Middle Ages and the early Tudor period. The contrast between the stability of this period and the advances in law that had taken ... More


Local Courts

Sir John Baker

in The Oxford History of the Laws of England: Volume VI 1483–1558

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198258179
eISBN:
9780191681806
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198258179.003.0016
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter examines the role of the local courts in the judicial system in England during the Tudor period. The most striking thing about the records of local courts during this period is the ... More


Procuring Breaches of Contract

Sir John Baker

in The Oxford History of the Laws of England: Volume VI 1483–1558

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198258179
eISBN:
9780191681806
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198258179.003.0046
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter examines the law of torts relevant to procurement of breaches of contract in England during the Tudor period. During this period, action for this case was usually associated with ... More


Freedom, the State, and the Individual 1

Sir John Baker

in The Oxford History of the Laws of England: Volume VI 1483–1558

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198258179
eISBN:
9780191681806
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198258179.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter examines the concept freedom, the state, and the individual in English law during the Tudor period. During this time, villeinage had already disappeared and English men had begun to ... More


Conclusion

Diarmaid MacCulloch

in Suffolk and the Tudors: Politics and Religion in an English County 1500–1600

Published in print:
1986
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198229148
eISBN:
9780191678868
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198229148.003.0013
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

This chapter discusses the religion, government, politics, power, and the gentry community in Suffolk during the Tudor period in England. Despite the different disputes, rebellions, and disagreements ... More


The Council and Conciliar Courts

Sir John Baker

in The Oxford History of the Laws of England: Volume VI 1483–1558

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198258179
eISBN:
9780191681806
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198258179.003.0010
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter examines the role of the King's Council and conciliar courts in the judicial system in England during the Tudor period. The Council appeared to have shared a common origin with the ... More


Commissions

Sir John Baker

in The Oxford History of the Laws of England: Volume VI 1483–1558

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198258179
eISBN:
9780191681806
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198258179.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter examines the role of the commission in the judicial system in England during the Tudor period. During this period, the judicial system was still heavily dependent on commissions ... More


Ecclesiastical Courts

Sir John Baker

in The Oxford History of the Laws of England: Volume VI 1483–1558

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198258179
eISBN:
9780191681806
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198258179.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter examines the role of the ecclesiastical courts in the judicial system in England during the Tudor period. Each diocese had a consistory court presided over by the bishop's official ... More


Case-Law

Sir John Baker

in The Oxford History of the Laws of England: Volume VI 1483–1558

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198258179
eISBN:
9780191681806
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198258179.003.0026
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter examines case law in England during the Tudor period. Some historians, including Frederic Maitland and Theodore Plucknett, have suggested that law reporting barely survived the 15h ... More


History, including changes in progress

Karen P. Corrigan

in Irish English, Volume 1 - Northern Ireland

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748634286
eISBN:
9780748671441
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748634286.003.0005
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

Although universal and language-internal processes have operated to create the structural features Northern Irish English described elsewhere in the book, they were also generated by a combination of ... More


The Court of King's Bench

Sir John Baker

in The Oxford History of the Laws of England: Volume VI 1483–1558

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198258179
eISBN:
9780191681806
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198258179.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter examines the role of the Court of King's Bench in the judicial system in England during the Tudor period. This court was the most innovative during this period, especially during the ... More


The Court of Exchequer

Sir John Baker

in The Oxford History of the Laws of England: Volume VI 1483–1558

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198258179
eISBN:
9780191681806
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198258179.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter examines the role of the Court of Exchequer in the judicial system in England during the Tudor period. This court had a relatively small jurisdiction concerned chiefly with royal ... More


The Development of Criminal Law 1

Sir John Baker

in The Oxford History of the Laws of England: Volume VI 1483–1558

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198258179
eISBN:
9780191681806
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198258179.003.0029
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter examines the development of criminal law in England during the Tudor period. Some rulings of the court became law only to the extent that they were reported orally or in writing so that ... More


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